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Brits spend £1000 on impulse purchases every year

A new survey has found that the average Brit will spend £1000 on spur-of-the-moment purchases every year, with nearly 60% of us admitting to as many as five impulse purchases per week, a staggering 260 snap purchases a year. Online shopping has increased the temptation for...

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Cornwall Art Fair 2017 – May 26th-28th

St Ives Guidhall I'm pleased to Announce I will be displaying and selling my artwork at the Cornwall Art Fair at St Ives Guidhall on Friday May 26th - Sunday 28th May. I will be among 30 other artists showcasing their work, this will be my...

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New Art range of Greetings cards & Postcards

New Art range! New Art range of Postcards and greeting cards now available. Postcards are A6 size, printed one side. Greetings Cards printed to front and back with a blank inside. With envelope and cellophane wrap. Up to A5 (21x15cm 8" x 6") All prints available as cards. Packs...

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Seahorse prints

This is the completed picture I worked on earlier this year. Seahorse prints are now available and I'm really pleased with the outcome. Sealife series I wanted to create a series of drawings based on a theme, and living in Cornwall sealife seemed the perfect choice. This...

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Black Friday Art sale!

Black Friday! Go to the shop section and receive 20% off all prints up to 27th November!! Use coupon code: blackfriday to receive 20% off! SALE As part of the crazy Black Friday shopping frenzy, I thought I'd share the love..!...

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David Shepherd Wildlife artist of the year

Thanks Oracle Design for the studio and lights!! Nice working here with creative individuals here, along with Majik Websites Work in progress My work in progress is not progressing!! I have a deadline of 20th February for the  David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation artist of the year, I've tried twice and would like...

Pencil Artists – Who’s your inspiration?

A selection.. Pencil Artist inspiration.. Here are a few artists I have selected that give me the push to go the extra mile.. Dirk Dzimirsky - my artist inspiration I follow a few artists, both pencil and paint experts.. One of my favourites being Dirk Dzimirsky, whom I...

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Art supplies.. What do you draw your art with?

I get asked a lot about the type of paper, pencils etc I use to create my art work. Art Paper I have, generally, used Bristol type art paper which is 2-3 layers of board bonded together, this provides a tough surface for continually adding graphite layers...

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New art commission finished!

New art commission finally finished for a surprise birthday. Graphite pencil on Bristol Vellum board, probably around 40 hours to complete. Now on to the next one!...

Website Launch Simon Knight Cornwall pencil Artist

Art Website Launch Simon Knight

Art Website Launch Simon Knight, Cornwall  - pencil Artist. Very proud to finally have my website up and running to showcase my drawings and make prints available for others. Thank you to Majik Websites for all your help. It's unbelievable that people are interested in seeing my...